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UPDATE: Police have identified the victim as 56-year-old Abbes Saddam.

VIRGINIA BEACH -- One person died in a two-vehicle crash on Virginia Beach Boulevard Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

The crash happened near the intersection of Roselynn Lane and Virginia Beach Blvd.

Virginia Beach Boulevard is closed from N. Oceana Blvd. to West Lane.

Eastbound traffic is being rerouted down Old Va. Beach Road to Oceana Blvd. Westbound traffic is being rerouted from N. Oceana Blvd. to West Lane and back to Virginia Beach Blvd.

There is currently no estimation when the road will be reopened.

No other information has been released.

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